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zpizza Party!

Summer was ending, and the smell of textbooks, pencil shavings and glue sticks was in the air. My kiddos wanted to celebrate school starting by having a few of their friends over for a pizza party. Well, I had been contacted by zpizza about their BYO Jr. Chef Pizza Kit and took advantage of the [...]

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Loveland Castle in Loveland, OH

Visiting Loveland Castle had been on my friend and I’s summer bucket list for years. The kids were too young, our schedules didn’t match, or we just ran out of time. This summer, though, we got lucky and actually made it down there. Loveland Castle is about an hour and half drive and is pretty [...]

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Cbus Mom Soapbox: LICE! EEK!

Okay, so I wasn’t sure if I wanted to share this information because it gives people (me!) the heebie jeebies. Lice is one of those things you never want to contract, much less talk about. This isn’t a good topic for dinner conversation…more like whispers out of earshot of the kids or other parents. Well, [...]

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Dragons Beware! The Chronicles of Claudette

My love for a spunky little red head with short hair all started when she said she was going to defeat a giant. This little ginger was full of wit, charm, and moxie. Now, she is defeating dragons! No, I do not know her personally…even though I feel as if I do because her character [...]

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The Hocking Lodging Company in Logan, OH (Hocking Hills, baby!)

Hocking Hills is such an amazing place for getting away from the daily grind. There are so many cabins that families can rent, from really roughing it to a nicer “home away from home” stay. Hiking, canoeing, horseback riding, ziplining…the outdoor fun is endless in Logan. I recently went on a writing retreat with Amanda [...]

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Vintage Restyled in New Albany

Have you heard about Vintage Restyled in New Albany? It’s an adorable shabby chic vintage store with unique jewelry, gifts, restyled furniture, home decor, found treasures and handmade items. AND they host pinterest parties for you to try your hand at being crafty. I’ve done a couple myself and really enjoyed them but this time [...]

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Little Aprons Cooking Class at Whole Foods

I love hearing about experiences from fellow moms in the community. Here is a post from a local blogger about “Little Aprons” offered at Whole Foods: Being a food blogger over on HealthyFoodPrep.com, I love food and I love spending time with family and friends in the kitchen. I really love when my kids want to [...]

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